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School Bus overturns: 10 students injured
Andhra Pradesh

School Bus overturns: 10 students injured

Agency News

Ongole, Sep 19: As many as 10 students were injured when the bus in which they were going to their school veered off the road and overturned at Darsi village in Prakasam district of Andhra Pradesh on Thursday.

Police said that the private school bus, picked up students at various villages and taking them to school. The driver of the bus drove the vehicle at high speed and in a reckless manner.

The bus driver lost control over the steering resulting it veered off the road and overturned in an agriculture field.

Nearby agriculture labourers rushed there and extricated the injured students from the ill-fated bus.

Among the injured 10 students, most of them suffered bleeding injuries on head and legs.

They were shifted to the government general hospital at Darsi.

Official sources said that Minister for Transport Perni Venkataramaiah ordered the transport officials to conduct an inquiry into the school bus accident.

The Minister enquired about the condition of the injured students. (UNI)